The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 14 4 1
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 112 165 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 13.25% 20.05% 26.81%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 52.09% 61.34% 64.33%
Number of salaries quoted 103 164 228
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,050 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
SQL Server
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
215 269 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 25.44% 32.69% 41.69%
Number of salaries quoted 196 268 354
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Southampton region.

SQL Server Salary Trend in Southampton

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Southampton

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server.

1 192 (70.07%) SQL
2 134 (48.91%) Windows
3 99 (36.13%) .NET
4 96 (35.04%) C#
5 86 (31.39%) Oracle
6 83 (30.29%) Microsoft
7 81 (29.56%) Degree
8 74 (27.01%) ASP.NET
8 74 (27.01%) MS Excel
9 72 (26.28%) HTML
10 61 (22.26%) CSS
11 59 (21.53%) JavaScript
11 59 (21.53%) ISO 9001
12 58 (21.17%) Clustering
12 58 (21.17%) Windows Server 2008
13 54 (19.71%) Windows Server 2003
14 52 (18.98%) Active Directory
14 52 (18.98%) MySQL
15 51 (18.61%) MVC
15 51 (18.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 47 (17.15%) T-SQL
17 44 (16.06%) IIS
18 42 (15.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 42 (15.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 39 (14.23%) Linux
20 37 (13.50%) Java
21 35 (12.77%) XML
21 35 (12.77%) Software Engineering
21 35 (12.77%) Oracle Database
21 35 (12.77%) Performance Tuning

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 44 (16.06%) IIS
2 32 (11.68%) Tomcat
3 21 (7.66%) MS Exchange
3 21 (7.66%) SharePoint
4 9 (3.28%) Oracle Application Server
4 9 (3.28%) Lync
5 7 (2.55%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (2.19%) CMS
7 5 (1.82%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (1.46%) CICS
8 4 (1.46%) SAS
9 3 (1.09%) Apache
9 3 (1.09%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.73%) Kentico
10 2 (0.73%) ExpressionEngine
10 2 (0.73%) WordPress
10 2 (0.73%) Joomla!
10 2 (0.73%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 74 (27.01%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.92%) MS Office
3 4 (1.46%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (1.46%) SalesLogix
2 2 (0.73%) ResourceLink
2 2 (0.73%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.73%) Agresso
3 1 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 17 (6.20%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 29 (10.58%) DNS
2 26 (9.49%) Network Security
3 19 (6.93%) DHCP
4 17 (6.20%) TCP/IP
5 9 (3.28%) CTI
5 9 (3.28%) Firewall
6 5 (1.82%) SSL
6 5 (1.82%) FTP
6 5 (1.82%) VLAN
6 5 (1.82%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (1.46%) LDAP
8 3 (1.09%) ISDN
8 3 (1.09%) SNMP
8 3 (1.09%) VPN
9 2 (0.73%) iSCSI
9 2 (0.73%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (0.73%) SAN
10 1 (0.36%) HTTP
10 1 (0.36%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (18.98%) MySQL
2 51 (18.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 42 (15.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 42 (15.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 35 (12.77%) Oracle Database
5 34 (12.41%) SQL Server 2008
6 31 (11.31%) Relational Database
7 29 (10.58%) RDBMS
8 27 (9.85%) OLAP
9 24 (8.76%) SQL Server 2012
10 21 (7.66%) SQL Server 2005
11 16 (5.84%) SQL Server 2000
12 15 (5.47%) Oracle OLAP
13 12 (4.38%) Pentaho
13 12 (4.38%) QlikView
13 12 (4.38%) Data Warehouse
14 11 (4.01%) Oracle Database 10g
14 11 (4.01%) Oracle Database 11g
15 8 (2.92%) DB2
16 6 (2.19%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 27 (9.85%) Git (software)
2 16 (5.84%) Visual Studio
3 12 (4.38%) Subversion
4 9 (3.28%) JUnit
4 9 (3.28%) Eclipse
4 9 (3.28%) Eclipse RCP
5 6 (2.19%) NUnit
6 4 (1.46%) TeamCity
6 4 (1.46%) JIRA
6 4 (1.46%) Selenium
6 4 (1.46%) ChangeMan
7 3 (1.09%) Bugzilla
7 3 (1.09%) Trac
7 3 (1.09%) PEAR
7 3 (1.09%) PHPUnit
8 2 (0.73%) Rhino Mocks
8 2 (0.73%) Moq
9 1 (0.36%) QuickTest Pro
9 1 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (5.47%) Finance
2 9 (3.28%) Marketing
3 6 (2.19%) Telecoms
4 5 (1.82%) Aerospace
5 4 (1.46%) Back Office
6 3 (1.09%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.09%) Retail
7 2 (0.73%) Games
8 1 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.36%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 107 (39.05%) Developer
2 54 (19.71%) DBA
3 40 (14.60%) SQL DBA
4 34 (12.41%) Software Developer
5 26 (9.49%) Web Developer
6 21 (7.66%) .NET Developer
6 21 (7.66%) SQL Server DBA
7 19 (6.93%) Administrator
8 18 (6.57%) Analyst
9 16 (5.84%) Business Developer
9 16 (5.84%) C# Developer
10 14 (5.11%) Business Manager
10 14 (5.11%) Applications Support
11 13 (4.74%) Applications Specialist
12 12 (4.38%) Applications Developer
12 12 (4.38%) Systems Manager
13 11 (4.01%) IT Support
14 10 (3.65%) Information Specialist
14 10 (3.65%) Information Security Specialist
14 10 (3.65%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (36.13%) .NET
2 74 (27.01%) ASP.NET
3 72 (26.28%) HTML
4 61 (22.26%) CSS
5 35 (12.77%) XML
6 32 (11.68%) LAMP
6 32 (11.68%) LINQ
7 26 (9.49%) jQuery
8 25 (9.12%) .NET Framework
9 19 (6.93%) ASP.NET MVC
10 17 (6.20%) KnockoutJS
11 15 (5.47%) Ajax
12 14 (5.11%) Web Services
13 12 (4.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 9 (3.28%) SWT
15 8 (2.92%) XSL
15 8 (2.92%) XHTML
16 6 (2.19%) WCF
16 6 (2.19%) WinForms
16 6 (2.19%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 58 (21.17%) Clustering
2 32 (11.68%) Kindle
3 24 (8.76%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (8.03%) Computer Science
5 17 (6.20%) User Experience
6 15 (5.47%) Replication
7 14 (5.11%) Management Information System
8 13 (4.74%) Mobile App
9 10 (3.65%) CESG
10 5 (1.82%) EMV
10 5 (1.82%) EFT
10 5 (1.82%) Cryptography
11 4 (1.46%) Open Source
11 4 (1.46%) Data Conversion
11 4 (1.46%) Data Integration
11 4 (1.46%) VSAM
12 3 (1.09%) Smartphone
13 2 (0.73%) Symmetrix DMX
14 1 (0.36%) Blackberry
14 1 (0.36%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 134 (48.91%) Windows
2 58 (21.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 54 (19.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 39 (14.23%) Linux
5 31 (11.31%) Windows 8
6 30 (10.95%) Windows 7
7 11 (4.01%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (3.65%) AIX
9 9 (3.28%) UNIX
10 5 (1.82%) Embedded Linux
10 5 (1.82%) Android
11 4 (1.46%) Apple iOS
11 4 (1.46%) Solaris
12 3 (1.09%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.36%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (18.61%) MVC
2 35 (12.77%) Software Engineering
2 35 (12.77%) Performance Tuning
3 28 (10.22%) Business Intelligence
3 28 (10.22%) ETL
4 27 (9.85%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (9.49%) ITIL
6 21 (7.66%) Database Security
7 14 (5.11%) Time Management
7 14 (5.11%) Data Management
7 14 (5.11%) Information Security
8 13 (4.74%) ERP
9 12 (4.38%) OO
10 11 (4.01%) Mentoring
10 11 (4.01%) Web Application Development
11 10 (3.65%) Risk Management
11 10 (3.65%) Migration
11 10 (3.65%) Ethical Hacking
11 10 (3.65%) BPR
12 9 (3.28%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 192 (70.07%) SQL
2 96 (35.04%) C#
3 59 (21.53%) JavaScript
4 47 (17.15%) T-SQL
5 37 (13.50%) Java
6 25 (9.12%) PL/SQL
7 24 (8.76%) C++
8 23 (8.39%) PowerShell
9 18 (6.57%) VB
9 18 (6.57%) VB.NET
10 17 (6.20%) PHP
11 8 (2.92%) Perl
12 6 (2.19%) Bash Shell
12 6 (2.19%) Korn
12 6 (2.19%) Shell Script
13 5 (1.82%) C
14 4 (1.46%) JCL
14 4 (1.46%) COBOL
15 3 (1.09%) Objective-C
15 3 (1.09%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 81 (29.56%) Degree
2 30 (10.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (6.93%) MCSE
4 10 (3.65%) MCITP
4 10 (3.65%) CISM
4 10 (3.65%) CEH
4 10 (3.65%) CISSP
4 10 (3.65%) MCDBA
5 9 (3.28%) ISEB
5 9 (3.28%) OCP
5 9 (3.28%) Oracle Certification
6 6 (2.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 5 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (1.46%) ISACA
8 4 (1.46%) GIAC
8 4 (1.46%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (21.53%) ISO 9001
2 16 (5.84%) PCI DSS
3 10 (3.65%) QA
4 4 (1.46%) COBIT
4 4 (1.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.46%) SLA
System Software
1 52 (18.98%) Active Directory
2 18 (6.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (3.65%) Oracle RAC
4 9 (3.28%) Oracle RMAN
4 9 (3.28%) XenDesktop
5 6 (2.19%) vSphere
6 5 (1.82%) XenApp
6 5 (1.82%) XenServer
7 3 (1.09%) Terminal Services
7 3 (1.09%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.73%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.73%) Samba
8 2 (0.73%) NFS
Systems Management
1 11 (4.01%) Backup Exec
2 10 (3.65%) NetBackup
3 9 (3.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 4 (1.46%) Control-M
5 2 (0.73%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 86 (31.39%) Oracle
2 83 (30.29%) Microsoft
3 32 (11.68%) VMware
4 13 (4.74%) Business Objects
4 13 (4.74%) Cisco
4 13 (4.74%) Citrix
5 12 (4.38%) Cognos
6 7 (2.55%) Symantec
7 6 (2.19%) Brocade
7 6 (2.19%) ATG
7 6 (2.19%) Red Hat
8 5 (1.82%) Dell
9 4 (1.46%) F5
9 4 (1.46%) Tableau
9 4 (1.46%) CheckPoint
9 4 (1.46%) EMC
9 4 (1.46%) Juniper
10 3 (1.09%) Pegasus
11 2 (0.73%) EPiServer
11 2 (0.73%) Northgate
Southampton, Hampshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £40000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 36 days holiday and more
Posted: 7 days ago
Southampton
Hudson - London
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Southampton
Fixed Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago